Religious Observance: Advent Begins (Christianity)

When: Sunday, November 28, 2021
8:00 AM - Friday, December 24, 2021 11:55 PM
Description: This season in the Christian calendar observes the period of preparation leading up to the celebration of Christmas.

The term "Advent" is also used in Eastern Orthodoxy for the 40-day Nativity Fast, which has practices different from those in the West.
Topical Areas: Cultural, Diversity and Inclusion